Retirement planning. It's about time.

No matter what your age, or where you are on your planning journey, we can help steer you down the right path toward retirement. We will work with you to build the foundation of your plan. Over time, as life or market circumstances change, we will work with you to adjust your plan where and when needed. When it comes to retirement planning, it's never too early to start.

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Shawn Valukas, CFP, CRPC

Senior Vice President–Wealth Management

Shawn works with business owners, attorneys and other high net worth investors to deliver best-in-class financial planning and advice.  As a Financial Advisor, Shawn has earned the coveted designations of Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) and Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor (CRPC®).  Prior to joining UBS Financial Services Inc., he was a partner at a prominent Chicago law firm specializing in securities law.

A graduate of Northwestern University with a B.A. in political science, Shawn then went on to earn a J.D. with honors from Chicago-Kent College of Law. He subsequently obtained his Series 7, 31 and 66 securities licenses, as well as life, health and annuity insurance licenses.

Registered States:
  • AZ
  • CA
  • CO
  • CT
  • FL
  • GA
  • IA
  • IL
  • IN
  • KY
  • LA
  • MA
  • MD
  • ME
  • MI
  • MN
  • MO
  • NC
  • NJ
  • NY
  • OH
  • PA
  • SC
  • SD
  • TN
  • TX
  • UT
  • VA
  • WA
  • WI

  • Forbes Best-in-State Wealth Advisors, 2022The Forbes rating is awarded annually in January or February and is based on information from June of the prior year to June of the award year. 

The ratings are based on quantitative factors and are not necessarily related to the quality of the investment advice. For more information on third party rating methodologies, please visit ubs.com/us/en/designation-disclosures

Education

  • B.A. in Political Science, Northwestern University

Credentials

  • CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™
  • Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor
1 North Wacker Drive
32nd and 33rd Floors
Chicago, IL 60606
  • (312) 525-4693

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It’s never too early to plan ahead. A Legacy strategy can help you gain more control over your financial future and what you leave behind, so you can move forward with confidence.

Learn more at ubs.com/wealthway.

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